2011 World Wheelchair Curling Championship

The 2011 World Wheelchair Curling Championship was held in Prague, Czech Republic from February 22 - March 1, 2011.[1] Ten mixed gender teams competed for four playoff spots. In the final, Canada's Jim Armstrong defeated Scotland's Aileen Neilson in the final in 7 ends. Teams also gained qualification points from this event for the 2014 Winter Paralympic Games in Sochi.[1]

2011 World Wheelchair Curling Championship
2011 World Wheelchair Curling Championship
Host cityPrague, Czech Republic
ArenaCurling Hall Roztyly
DatesFebruary 22 - March 1, 2011[1]
Winner Canada
SkipJim Armstrong
ThirdDarryl Neighbour
SecondIna Forrest
LeadSonja Gaudet
AlternateBruno Yizek
CoachJoe Rea
Finalist Scotland (Aileen Neilson)
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QualificationEdit

Qualification eventEdit

Two teams outside of the top seven finishers qualified from a qualifying event held in November 2010 in Lohja, Finland.

TeamsEdit

The teams are as listed below:[2]

  Canada   China   Czech Republic   Germany   Norway

Skip: Jim Armstrong
Third: Darryl Neighbour
Second: Ina Forrest
Lead: Sonja Gaudet
Alternate: Bruno Yizek
Coach: Joe Rea

Skip: Wang Haitao
Third: Liu Wei
Second: Xu Guangqin
Lead: He Jun
Alternate: Zhang Qiang
Coach: Li Hongchen

Skip: Radek Pokorný
Third: Martin Tluk
Second: Radek Musílek
Lead: Michaela Charvátocá
Alternate: Jana Břinčilová
Coach: Kateřina Urbanová

Fourth: Jens Gäbel
Skip: Marcus Sieger
Second: Stefan Deuschl
Lead: Christiane Steger
Alternate: Heike Melchior
Coach: Helmar Erlewein

Skip: Rune Lorentsen
Third: Jostein Stordahl
Second: Tone Edvardsen
Lead: Terje Rafdal
Alternate: Runar Bjørnstad
Coach: Thoralf Hognestad

  Russia   Scotland   South Korea   Sweden   United States

Fourth: Andrey Smirnov
Skip: Marat Romanov
Second: Alexander Shevchenko
Lead: Svetlana Pakhomova
Alternate: Oxana Slesarenko
Coach: Vladimir Shevchenko

Skip: Aileen Neilson
Third: Tom Killin
Second: Gregor Ewan
Lead: Angie Malone
Alternate: Michael McKenzie
Coach: Sheila Swan

Skip: Jeong Tae-yeong
Third: Kuon Gi-teak
Second: Yang Hae-nam
Lead: Jung Young-ah
Alternate: Kang Oe-jeong
Coach: Woo Jin Kim

Skip: Glenn Ikonen
Third: Patrik Burman
Second: Patrik Kallin
Lead: Kicki Ulander
Alternate: Gert Erlandsson
Coach: Jalle Jungnell

Skip: Augusto Perez
Third: Jim Pierce
Second: Jimmy Joseph
Lead: Jacqui Kapinowski
Alternate: Penny Greely
Coach: Steve Brown

StandingsEdit

Final Round Robin Standings [3][4]

Country Skip W L PF PA Ends
Won
Ends
Lost
Blank
Ends
Stolen
Ends
  Canada Jim Armstrong 9 0 58 28 35 21 4 22
  Norway Rune Lorentsen 6 3 50 48 34 31 2 12
  Russia Marat Romanov 6 3 54 42 30 26 4 16
  Scotland Aileen Neilson 6 3 58 42 34 28 5 17
  China Wang Haitao 5 4 51 36 28 30 1 12
  South Korea Jeong Tae-yeong 4 5 54 55 31 32 4 12
  United States Augusto Perez 3 6 60 54 36 29 2 16
  Sweden Glenn Ikonen 2 7 40 62 26 38 1 12
  Germany Marcus Sieger 2 7 40 72 26 30 3 9
  Czech Republic Radek Pokorný 2 7 34 64 31 34 0 15

ResultsEdit

All times local (Central European Time)[5][6]

Draw 1Edit

Tuesday, February 22, 9:30am

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Norway (Lorentsen)   1 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 5
  United States (Perez) 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 4
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 EE Final
  China (Wang)   1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 5
  Canada (Armstrong) 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 6
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Czech Republic (Pokorný)   0 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 4
  Sweden (Ikonen) 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 6
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Germany (Sieger) 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 5
  South Korea (Jeong)   0 3 0 0 0 0 3 1 7

Draw 2Edit

Tuesday, February 22, 2:30pm

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Scotland (Neilson) 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 3
  Russia (Romanov)   1 1 2 0 1 0 2 0 7
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Sweden (Ikonen) 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 X 3
  Norway (Lorentsen)   0 0 2 0 1 2 3 X 8
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  South Korea (Jeong) 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 X 3
  China (Wang)   0 3 3 0 1 0 2 X 9
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Canada (Armstrong)   0 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 5
  United States (Perez) 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 4

Draw 3Edit

Wednesday, February 23, 9:30am

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  South Korea (Jeong)   0 2 0 1 1 0 0 1 5
  Canada (Armstrong) 0 0 2 0 0 3 1 0 6
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Scotland (Neilson)   0 0 2 3 1 3 1 X 10
  Czech Republic (Pokorný) 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 X 2
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  United States (Perez)   1 2 2 0 0 0 4 X 9
  Germany (Sieger) 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 X 3
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Russia (Romanov) 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 X 3
  Norway (Lorentsen)   2 0 1 0 3 0 1 X 8

Draw 4Edit

Wednesday, February 23, 2:30pm

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Sweden (Ikonen)   0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 4
  Scotland (Neilson) 2 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 7
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 EE Final
  Russia (Romanov)   2 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 1 8
  Germany (Sieger) 0 2 0 0 1 0 2 2 0 7
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Czech Republic (Pokorný) 1 2 0 1 2 2 1 X 9
  China (Wang)   0 0 3 0 0 0 0 X 3

Draw 5Edit

Thursday, February 24, 9:30am

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  China (Wang) 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 X 3
  Norway (Lorentsen)   1 0 2 1 0 1 1 X 6
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  South Korea (Jeong) 2 2 0 0 5 0 1 X 10
  Sweden (Ikonen)   0 0 2 1 0 3 0 X 6
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Russia (Romanov) 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 X 3
  Canada (Armstrong)   1 0 2 0 2 0 2 X 7
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  United States (Perez)   1 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 5
  Scotland (Neilson) 0 0 4 0 0 1 0 1 6

Draw 6Edit

Thursday, February 24, 2:30pm

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Germany (Sieger) 0 3 1 0 2 0 0 X 6
  Czech Republic (Pokorný)   1 0 0 1 0 1 1 X 4
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  China (Wang) 2 2 0 4 0 3 0 X 11
  United States (Perez)   0 0 1 0 2 0 1 X 4
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Norway (Lorentsen)   2 0 1 1 2 1 0 1 8
  South Korea (Jeong) 0 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 7
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Sweden (Ikonen)   0 0 0 0 1 0 2 X 3
  Canada (Armstrong) 2 1 2 1 0 1 0 X 7

Draw 7Edit

Friday, February 25, 9:30am

Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Canada (Armstrong) 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 X 5
  Czech Republic (Pokorný)   1 2 0 0 0 0 1 X 4
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Scotland (Neilson) 0 4 2 1 0 3 0 X 10
  Germany (Sieger)   2 0 0 0 2 0 1 X 5
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  South Korea (Jeong) 0 1 1 1 2 3 0 X 8
  Russia (Romanov)   1 0 0 0 0 0 1 X 2

Draw 8Edit

Friday, February 25, 2:30pm

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  United States (Perez)   0 0 1 3 2 0 0 X 6
  Sweden (Ikonen) 1 4 0 0 0 1 3 X 9
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Norway (Lorentsen)   0 0 1 0 0 0 X X 1
  Scotland (Neilson) 0 1 0 2 3 3 X X 9
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Czech Republic (Pokorný) 0 0 0 0 0 0 X X 0
  Russia (Romanov)   2 3 4 1 1 3 X X 14
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  China (Wang)   3 1 3 0 3 1 X X 11
  Germany (Sieger) 0 0 0 1 0 0 X X 1

Draw 9Edit

Saturday, February 26, 9:30am

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Canada (Armstrong)   1 1 2 2 3 4 X X 13
  Germany (Sieger) 0 0 0 0 0 0 X X 0
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Sweden (Ikonen) 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 X 3
  China (Wang)   1 0 2 0 1 1 0 X 5
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  South Korea (Jeong)   1 0 2 0 0 0 0 X 3
  United States (Perez) 0 3 0 1 1 3 4 X 12
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Norway (Lorentsen) 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 4
  Czech Republic (Pokorný)   1 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 6

Draw 10Edit

Saturday, February 26, 2:30pm

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Scotland (Neilson) 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 5
  South Korea (Jeong)   0 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 4
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 EE Final
  United States (Perez)   0 3 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 7
  Russia (Romanov) 1 0 0 5 0 0 0 1 2 9
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Canada (Armstrong) 2 1 1 0 3 0 0 X 7
  Norway (Lorentsen)   0 0 0 2 0 1 1 X 4

Draw 11Edit

Sunday, February 27, 9:30am

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Czech Republic (Pokorný) 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 X 3
  United States (Perez)   2 0 2 2 1 0 2 X 9
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 EE Final
  Germany (Sieger) 2 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 6
  Norway (Lorentsen)   0 2 0 3 0 1 0 0 1 7
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 EE Final
  China (Wang) 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 5
  Scotland (Neilson)   0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 4
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Russia (Romanov) 0 2 1 2 2 1 0 X 8
  Sweden (Ikonen)   0 0 0 0 0 0 3 X 3

Draw 12Edit

Sunday, February 27, 2:30pm

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Russia (Romanov) 0 1 1 1 0 0 3 X 6
  China (Wang)   1 0 0 0 1 1 0 X 3
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Czech Republic (Pokorný)   1 0 0 0 1 0 0 X 2
  South Korea (Jeong) 0 1 2 1 0 1 2 X 7
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Germany (Sieger)   0 1 0 3 0 2 1 X 7
  Sweden (Ikonen) 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 X 3
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Scotland (Neilson)   0 1 0 0 3 0 0 X 4
  Canada (Armstrong) 0 0 2 3 0 3 1 X 9

Challenge GamesEdit

Monday, February 28, 9:30am

Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Sweden (Ikonen)   1 0 1 1 0 1 0 X 4
  Czech Republic (Pokorný) 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 X 2

Monday, February 28, 2:30pm

Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Germany (Sieger)   1 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 6
  Sweden (Ikonen) 0 2 0 1 2 0 2 1 8

PlayoffsEdit

  Page playoff system Semifinal Gold Medal Game
                           
1   Canada 7  
2   Norway 4         1   Canada 7
      2   Norway 1   4   Scotland 3
  4   Scotland 12  
3   Russia 5
4   Scotland 8  
Bronze Medal Game
   
2   Norway 8
3   Russia 3

1 vs. 2Edit

Monday, February 28, 2:30pm

Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Canada (Armstrong)   3 0 2 0 1 1 0 X 7
  Norway (Lorentsen) 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 X 4

3 vs. 4Edit

Monday, February 28, 2:30pm

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 EE Final
  Russia (Romanov)   1 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 5
  Scotland (Neilson) 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 8

SemifinalEdit

Tuesday, March 1, 9:30am

Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Norway (Lorentsen) 0 0 0 1 0 0 X X 1
  Scotland (Neilson)   3 2 1 0 4 2 X X 12

Bronze Medal GameEdit

Tuesday, March 1, 2:30pm

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Norway (Lorentsen)   0 2 2 1 2 0 1 X 8
  Russia (Romanov) 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 X 3

Gold Medal GameEdit

Tuesday, March 1, 2:30pm

Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Canada (Armstrong)   2 0 0 2 2 1 0 X 7
  Scotland (Neilson) 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 X 3
2011 World Wheelchair Curling Championship
 
Canada
2nd title

Final standingsEdit

The final standings of the tournament.

Rank Team
    Canada
    Scotland
    Norway
4   Russia
5   China
6   South Korea
7   United States
8   Sweden
9   Germany
10   Czech Republic

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2011". World Curling Federation. Archived from the original on 2015-12-31. Retrieved 2011-02-11.
  2. ^ WWhCC 2011 - Participating Teams (PDF 108Kb), World Curling Federation
  3. ^ World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2011 Archived 2011-03-16 at the Wayback Machine, Results & Statistics, World Curling Federation
  4. ^ 2011 World Championships, Wheelchaircurling.com
  5. ^ WWhCC 2011 - Playing Schedule (PDF 120Kb), World Curling Federation
  6. ^ WWhCC - Results Archived 2011-03-04 at the Wayback Machine, curling.cz

External linksEdit